The Detroit Red Wings had a two goal lead with under 5:30 to play in the game, but surrended two late goals and lost in overtime 3-2 to Tampa Bay on Thursday night. The teams best-of-seven playoff series is now tied up at 2-2. Tyler Johnson started the Lightning rally and ended it with the OT winner. Gustav Nyquist and Joakim Andersson had scored for the Red Wings in the
A pitchers duel ended with the Tigers losing their third straight game to the Yankees, this time 2-1 at Comerica Park on Thursday afternoon. Each team was held to three hits, but Tigers' pitchers walked six batters, while Yankees' pitchers walk only two. Detroit scored in the first inning on a double by Anthony Gose, who went to third on a ground out and scored on a sac-fly by
The New York Yankees jumped David Price for six first inning runs and beat the Tigers 13-4 on Wednesday night in Detroit. Price lasted just 2 1/3 innings, allowing 8 runs and 10 hits. Mark Teixeira hit a three run home run for the Yankees. The Tigers scored all of their runs in the first inning with the aid of four walks. JD Martinez, Yoenis Cespedes, Nick Castellanos, and
Tigers pitching allowed nine walks on Tuesday and the New York Yankees took advantage, beating the Tigers 5-2. JD Martinez had three hits and scored twice for Detroit, who will host New York again on Wednesday at Comerica Park in the third game of a four game series.
Petr Mrazek made 22 saves and recorded his first career playoff shutout, as the Red Wings beat Tampa Bay 3-0 on Tuesday night. Detroit leads the best-of-seven playoff series 2-1. Pavel Datsyuk, Riley Sheahan, and Luke Glendening scored for the Wings, who host game four on Thursday at Joe Louis Arena.
The Detroit Tigers scrapped out two runs in the seventh inning and beat the New York Yankees 2-1 in a pitchers duel on Monday night at Comerica Park. Alfredo Simon got the win over CC Sabathia. Sabathia allowed two runs and seven hits over eight innings, while Simon allowed one run and seven hits over seven and a third. Joba Chamberlain got a double play ball to get the Tigers
Yoenis Cespedes hit two home runs, including a grand slam, and drove in six runs, as the Detroit Tigers crushed the Chicago White Sox 9-1 on Sunday. Victor Martinez added three hits and an RBI for the Tigers (10-2) who open a four game series with the Yankees on Monday night at Comerica Park.
The Tampa Bay Lightning got even with the Red Wings, winning game two of a best-of-seven series 5-1 on Saturday in Florida. Tomas Tatar scored the lone goal for the Wings, who host games three and four at Joe Louis Arena on Tuesday and Thursday.
The Chicago White Sox got a grand slam from Jose Abreu and a three run home run from Adam LaRoche and beat the Tigers 12-3 on Saturday. JD Martinez hit a home run for the Tigers (9-2) who face the Sox again on Sunday in the final game of a three game series at Comerica Park.
Jose Iglesias singled home the game winning run in the bottom of the ninth as the Detroit Tigers beat the Chicago White Sox 2-1 on Friday at Comerica Park. Yoenis Cespedes knocked in the other Tiger run with a home run. Detroit (9-1) got another terrific start from David Price, who went 8 innings and allowed one run on four hits with nine strike outs. The Tigers and White